Fahad Waqar

Fahad Waqar , MD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Associate Program Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship

Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Email fahad.waqar@uc.edu

Education

Medical Degree: Aga Khan University Karachi, Pakistan,

Residency, Internal Medicine: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH,

Fellowship, Cardiovascular Diseases: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, OH,

Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology: Gerald McGinnis Cardiovascular Institute, Allegheny Health Network Pittsburgh, PA,

American Board of Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Vascular Medicine: Endovascular

American Board of Internal Medicine: Interventional Cardiology

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Certification Date: 10-09-2018 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 08-13-2012 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Interventional Cardiology) (Certification Date: 11-07-2019 )

Clinical Interests

Internal Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Waqar F, Gerson MC. (2015. ) Cardiac sympathetic imaging in the diagnosis of cardiac autonomic neuropathy in pre-diabetes.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. 2015 Dec;22(6):1269-72, , More Information

Waqar F, Jamali H, Raza A, Yousaf W. (2012. ) Large ulcerated atheroma in descending thoracic aorta fully visualized with 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography. Journal of Hospital Medicine, , Supplement 2 ,507

Waqar F, Dunlap SH, Gerson MC (2012. ) What will be the role of I-123 MIBG in improving the outcome of medically treated heart failure patients?.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. 2012 Dec;19(6):1198-205, , More Information

Radwan ZH, Demirci FY, Wang X, Waqar F, Hokanson JE, Hamman RF, Bunker CH, Kammerer CM, Barmada MM, Kamboh MI (2014. ) Comprehensive evaluation of the association of APOE genetic variation with plasma lipoprotein traits in U.S. Whites and African Blacks .PLoS One. 2014 Dec 12;9(12):e114618, ,

Li W, Waqar F, Khalil R, Premyslova M, Challis JRG. (2004. ) Metalloproteinase (MMP)-9 and Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinase (TIMP)-1 imbalance in human preterm placenta and fetal membranes with chorioamnionitis. Journal of Society of Gynecologic Investigations, , 11 (2 ) ,220A

Jafary FH, Arham AZ, Waqar F, Raza A, Ahmed H (2008. ) Survival of patients receiving fibrinolytic therapy for acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in a developing country - patient characteristics and predictors of mortality .Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis. 2008 Oct;26(2):147-9, ,

Taj F, Tanwir M, Aly Z, Khowajah AA, Tariq A, Syed FK, Waqar F, Shahzada K. (2008. ) Factors associated with Non-adherence among Psychiatric patients at a Tertiary Care Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan: a questionnaire based cross-sectional study .Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. 2008 Aug;58(8):432-6, ,

Taj F, Aly Z, Tanwir M, Zafar AM, Sohani AA, Syed F, Tariq A, Waqar F, Shahzada SK (2007. ) From syringe to sex: Comparison of high-risk sexual behavior between HIV-positive and HIV-negative injection drug user in Karachi, Pakistan .European Journal of Medical Research, , 12 (IV ) ,18

Ahmad S, Jamali HK, Waqar F, Harris DM (2016. ) Cardiac Tamponade Physiology Secondary to Tense Ascites.Cardiology. 2016 Apr 28;134(4):423-425, , More Information

Jamali HK, Raza U, Waqar F (2016. ) Idiopathic Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Arteriovenous Fistulae: Is There a Link?.Cardiology. 2016;134:433-435, , More Information

Waqar F, Jamali HK, Gerson MC (2016. ) Role of I-123 MIBG in sepsis-induced cardiomyopathy.Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, , More Information

Jamali HK, Waqar F, Gerson MC (2016. ) Cardiac autonomic innervation .Journal of Nuclear Cardiology, ,

Sanghvi S, Waqar F, Effat M (2019. ) Coronary thrombosis in acute pancreatitis.J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2019 Jan;47(1):157-161, , More Information

Athar MW, Waqar F, Dwivedi AK, Ahmad S, Sanghvi S, Scott E, Khan N, Gerson MC (2019. ) Effects of gender and defect reversibility on detection of coronary disease with an upright and supine cadmium-zinc-telluride camera .J Nucl Cardiol. 2019 Sep 5, ,

Athar, Muhammad W; Waqar, Fahad; Dwivedi, Alok K; Ahmad, Saad; Sanghvi, Saagar; Scott, Elonia; Khan, Naseer; Gerson, Myron C (2019. ) Effects of gender and defect reversibility on detection of coronary disease with an upright and supine cadmium-zinc-telluride camera.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, , More Information

Sanghvi, Saagar; Waqar, Fahad; Effat, Mohamed (2019. ) Coronary thrombosis in acute pancreatitis.Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis, , 47 (1 ) ,157-161 More Information

Waqar, Fahad; Jamali, Hina K; Gerson, Myron C (2018. ) Role of I-123 MIBG in sepsis-induced cardiomyopathy.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, , 25 (2 ) ,492-495 More Information

Jamali, Hina K; Waqar, Fahad; Gerson, Myron C (2017. ) Cardiac autonomic innervation.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, , 24 (5 ) ,1558-1570 More Information

Jamali, Hina K; Raza, Umara; Waqar, Fahad Idiopathic Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Arteriovenous Fistulae: Is There a Link.Cardiology, , 134 (4 ) ,433-5 More Information

Ahmad, Saad; Jamali, Hina K; Waqar, Fahad; Harris, David M Cardiac Tamponade Physiology Secondary to Tense Ascites.Cardiology, , 134 (4 ) ,423-5 More Information

Professional Affiliation

Fellow, American College of Physicians

Member, American Society of Human Genetics

Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Member, American Society of Vascular Medicine

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way, MLC 0542
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
fahad.waqar@uc.edu